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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Mon 05:11 (0.8m)
High Mon 12:25 (2.7m)
Low Mon 19:01 (1.4m)
High Tue 00:00 (1.8m)

forecast winds

Monday: E/NE 10 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E/SE locally 20/25 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, easing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, with inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Variable below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon, possibly reaching 20/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Sun 15:57 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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Sun & Moon Times

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05:16 EST
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sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:10 EST
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09:13 EST
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22:31 EST
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